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The Audit: Collectors’ editions of Byredo candles and Harrods launches Skinnovation


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Burn, baby

Candle lovers rejoice because dark nights and wintery temperatures make ideal conditions for lighting up so to speak. Byredo has launched collectors’ editions of three of its signature candles; Bibliotheque, Cotton Poplin and Fleur Fantome are available in striped decorated hand blown glass. £60, byredo.com

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Prison break

Crimes against fashion were taken quite literally last week at the fall-winter menswear collection of DSquared2. The show featured a motley crew of models in straight jackets and ‘Caten Penitentiary’ emblazoned tops against a cell block backdrop.

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Celebrity style

It’s hard work being famous as demonstrated by Julia Restoin Roitfeld and Lindsey Wixon who are pictured under the glare of cameras in the new season campaign for Italian label Sisley. It’s not just the starry new campaign that Sisley is celebrating; with its new ecommerce site shopping couldn’t be easier. Sisley.com

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Next month a new exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery opens dedicated to the photography of David Bailey. It’s a voyeurs dream with five decades of photographs documenting the rich and famous on display as well as the imagery from his adventures in Africa, Australia and Delhi. Sponsored by Hugo Boss, Opens 6th February npg.org.uk

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Beauty boffs

It’s this time of year that skin could really do with a little extra TLC. Luckily Harrods is this week launching Skinnovation; a series of specialised skin clinics from the likes of Crème de la Mer, YSL and Sisley. For a small fee redeemable against a purchase you’ll enjoy a masterclass and one-to-one consultations with world class experts. Harrods.com